Jordan Mathews hit a late three, and top-seeded Gonzaga held off 4th-seeded West Virginia 61-58 in the NCAA Sweet 16. Javon Carter scored 21 points for the Mountaineers, who finished the season (29-8).
(28-8) 4th-seeded West Virginia faces (34-1) top-seeded Gonzaga tonight at 7:40 in the Sweet 16. Join the Ohio Valley Sports Network (94.9 FM) at 7 for the WVU pregame show.
The 4th-seeded West Virginia Mountaineers are gearing up to face top-seeded Gonzaga in the Sweet 16 Thursday night. WVU forward Esa Ahmad says the team regained its focus in tournament wins over Bucknell and Notre Dame.
Men’s NCAA Tournament, WVU faces Gonzaga Thursday night at 7:40 and Xavier battles Arizona at 10 o’clock in the Sweet 16.
Women’s College Basketball, Maryland eliminated West Virginia from the NCAA Tournament, 83-56.
Mountaineers advanced to the Sweet 16 with an 83-71 victory over Notre Dame.
Today in the “Big Dance,” (26-8) West Virginia faces (26-8) Bucknell at 2:45. Listen live on 106.3 The River.
Villanova, Kansas, North Carolina and Gonzaga are the No. 1 Seeds in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. WVU is a 4-seed and will face 13th-seeded Bucknell Thursday. Cincinnati drew the 6-seed and meets the winner of K. State and Wake Forest Friday. Xavier is an 11-seed and plays 6-seeded Maryland Thursday.
Jevon Carter scored 21 points to lead 11th-ranked West Virginia past Texas 63-53 in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Tournament. The Mountaineers face Kansas State tonight at 9:30 in the semifinals, after the Wildcats knocked off No. 9 Baylor 70-64. Join the OVSN 94.9-FM at 9 for the pregame coverage.
10th-seeded Texas downed 7th-seeded Texas Tech 61-52 in the Big 12 Tournament. The Longhorns face 2nd-seeded West Virginia tonight at 7. Join 106.3 The River at 6:30 for the Mountaineers’ pregame show.